Jul 21: The high price of Wildfires


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The high price of wildfires
It’s the middle of July and hundreds of deadly wildfires are already on our doorsteps, many of them being described by authorities as out of control. This is the kind of runaway “megafire” season scientists have been warning about. Can we afford it? From paying for migrant firefighters to covering billions in insurance claims, this episode looks at what wildfires cost us. With Edward Struzik, Author of "Firestorm: How Wildfire will Shape our Future".
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